User:Iopensa

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Iolanda Pensa
Iolanda Pensa
President, Wikimedia Italia
I love the edit button: you click it and you write for the world. I wish you could edit the world in the same way: just a click to correct mistakes, add something meaningful, improve the existing with the knowledge you can offer.

Who I Am and Volunteer Work

I am Italian and Swiss, I live in Milan and I work in Switzerland. I've been contributing to Wikipedia since 2006. I am the president of Wikimedia Italia since 2020, chair of the Wikimania Committee since 2017, lead of Wikimania Esino Lario in 2016 and coordinator of the Esino Lario Ecomuseum delle Grigne since 2009. I am a member of Wikimedia Italia and Wikimedia CH, co-funder of the associations InFormAzioni and Wiki in Africa.
Here are the initiatives I'm currently involved in and here my past projects. Here my COI.

Professional Experience

I am senior researcher and head of the research area "Culture and Territory" at the Laboratory of visual culture, Department for Environment Constructions and Design at SUPSI, University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland. At SUPSI I am also consultant for Open Science and member of SUPSI board. I am visiting professor in Heritage Management and in Heritage Studies and ICT at the University of Bergamo in Italy. I am an art historian with a master degree at the Catholic University of Milan and I have two Ph.D. titles in "Social anthropology and ethnography" at the EHESS in Paris and in "Territorial government and planning" at the Polytechnic of Milan.

Contact me

Email io@pensa.it
Phone 39 335 655 36 33
http://iopensa.ch

What I am working on, What I have being doing, Conflict of interest, notes.